Univision to purchase satirical website, The Onion

January 19, 2016 7:06 PM

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MIAMI — The country's most popular Spanish-language TV network is growing its brand with an unlikely purchase: The country's most popular English-language satirical website.

Univision announced Tuesday that it is acquiring a 40% controlling stake of The Onion, the humor site founded as a small newspaper in Madison, Wis., 28 years ago.

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